Waterwhirler - the newly installed Len Lye sculpture on the waterfront, Wellington, NZ

Waterwhirler - the newly installed Len Lye sculpture on the waterfront, Wellington, NZ

Len Lye´s kinetic sculptures shown at the IKON Gallery in Birmingham

Len Lye´s kinetic sculptures shown at the IKON Gallery in Birmingham. Good video showing various works, most sound oriented.

1936 Len Lye - "Rainbow Dance" (highlights) - YouTube

Len Lye's work may look like contemporary vj wizardry, but was actually made in a time when full colour film was still a bit of a novelty. Disney had introdu.

Len Lye Ann Lye 1947 photogram

The Drawing Center, in Soho, New York, is the only not-for-profit fine arts institution in the U. to focus solely on the exhibition of historical and contemporary drawings.

1936 - Rainbow Dance by Len Lye (Great Britain), New Zealand-born artist known primarily for his experimental films and kinetic sculpture.

Len Lye's Rainbow Dance - advertisement for the Post Office Savings Bank,

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Len Lye: The Body Electric – review

‘The irreducible joy of movement’: a still from Len Lye's Rainbow Dance at the Ikon gallery. Courtesy of British Post Office/ Len Lye Foundation/ British Film Institute

Len Lye "Zebra" 1965, fibre glass wand, motor, wooden base, 283 x 80 x 80 cm.  Zebra’s striped wand is spun to form three dimensional shapes in space.  In a darkened room and beautifully illuminated, Zebra is a mesmerizing work.

Len Lye "Zebra" fibre glass wand, motor, wooden base, 283 x 80 x 80 cm. Zebra’s striped wand is spun to form three dimensional shapes in space. In a darkened room and beautifully illuminated, Zebra is a mesmerizing work.

The Len Lye Centre by Patterson Associates. New Plymouth, New Zealand.   Photo by Sam Hartnett.  http://pattersons.com/civic/len-lye-contemporary-art-museum/

Patterson Associates shape the urban environment with an iconic design as a tribute to the pioneering artist and film maker, Len Lye

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